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WikiLeaks supporters attack MasterCard site

WikiLeaks supporters attack MasterCard site 08 Dec 2010 Activists fighting on behalf of WikiLeaks brought down MasterCard's Web site today, according to the BBC and other sources. The hacking group Anonymous is taking responsibility for a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on the credit company's site in retaliation for MasterCard's decision on Monday to block donations and payments to WikiLeaks, which was first reported by CNET.